events

Pop-Up Stories: Putting Down Roots

Jun 8, 2016
Pop-Up Stories
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Wed. Jun. 29 at 5:30pm at the Allen Market Place |  Have you ever picked up and moved to make a home in a new place? Or stayed put because you’ve felt a sense of belonging? 

CANCELED| Blood Drive | June 14

Jun 8, 2016
American Red Cross

The Red Cross Blood Drive scheduled for June 14 at WKAR has been canceled.

The Grand Concert Series, FREE | The Lansing City Market and WKAR are excited to announce the return of the summer concerts on the riverfront! 

Blood Drive | MSU-WKAR | American Red Cross

May 27, 2016
American Red Cross

Tue. June 14 from 10:00am to 3:45pm in WKAR Studio F | Prevent a summer shortage and consider donating blood to the American Red Cross!

2016 East Lansing Art Festival

May 11, 2016
East Lansing Art Festival

May 20-22 Downtown, East Lansing | Join WKAR at the 2016 East Lansing Art Festival!

Peace Officer
Courtesy of Brad Barber / WKAR-MSU

FREE – Thursday, April 28 , at 7 p.m. | Preview the film and join the conversation on the rising questions about the dangers of increased militarization of American police.  | RESERVE SEATS HERE 

WV CAFEE Center for Alternative Fuels, Engines, and Emissions
courtesy

Tue. Apr. 19 at 4:00 p.m. at WKAR Studio A | Join us to hear about the research behind the discovery of elevated levels of emissions in some Volkswagen vehicles RESERVE SEATS HERE

Literacy Celebration | Early Childhood

Mar 11, 2016

 Sun., Mar. 13, 1-3:30pm, Hannah Community Center | Join us for an interactive stage show, children’s activities, storytelling, and meet Clifford and Curious George. 

FREE – Thu. Mar.  24 , at 7 p.m. | How might the nation better assure the conditions all young children need for a strong start?  Join us for a film screening and community conversationRESERVE SEATS HERE

Pop-Up Stories: MICA Gallery

Mar 7, 2016
poster and post it notes
Katie Wittenauer / Residential College in the Arts and Humanities at MSU

Listen to the full line up of storytellers from Pop-Up Stories event at the MICA gallery in Old Town on March 3rd, 2016. 


Curious Crew Roadshow - Lansing | March 5

Mar 4, 2016
host and kids doing experiment
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Sat. Mar. 5 11:30am to 12:30pm Downtown Lansing Capital Area District Library | Get a live look at WKAR TV's fun science show at the Curious Crew Roadshow!

host and kids doing experiment
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Sat. Feb. 6 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm at South Lansing Capital Area District Library | Get a live look at WKAR TV's fun science show at the Curious Crew Roadshow! 

Courtesy of Pirkle Jones and Ruth-Marion Baruch / PBS

FREE – Thursday, February 11 , at 7 p.m. | Preview the film and join the conversation on the powerful story behind the Black Panther Party.

PBS

Thursday, January 21 , at 7 p.m. | Preview the film and join the conversation on the remarkable story behind the “Polynesian Pipeline” to the NFL.

A Current State Live Holiday Special

Dec 4, 2015
performers singing
Courtesy MSU College of Music

Tue. Dec. 15 6pm on 90.5 and webcast at wkar.org | Join the studio audience for this live broadcast of a special, holiday-themed Current State featuring performances from the Michigan State University Children's Choir.

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